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Fun Fiber Optic Formalwear Illuminates the Dance Floor

Fun Fiber Optic Formalwear Illuminates the Dance Floor

If you’d like to make a fashion statement that’s out of this world, then you’d better keep your eye out for the fiber optic formal wear that will be on display at Maker Faire Bay Area this year. Jenn Mann did a fabulous job following Instructables user Natalina’s Fiber Optic […]

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See Diet Coke & Mentos, a Two-Ton Hexapod, and More at Maker Faire UK

See Diet Coke & Mentos, a Two-Ton Hexapod, and More at Maker Faire UK

We’re now less than a week away from the premier maker event in the Britain, Maker Faire UK, which will be held at the Centre for Life in Newcastle-upon-Tyne this weekend. So roll up, roll up, for the biggest Maker Faire in Britain.

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RC tanks roll into Maker Faire.

Tiny R/C Tanks Converge on Bay Area for Battle

“I have always been interested in tracked vehicles,” says Seth Abrahams. Abrahams is a member of the Bay Area Tankers club, a group of R/C tank enthusiasts who promote the hobby of scale model armored vehicles. Abrahams brought his 1/16th scale RC tanks to Maker Fair Bay Area last year, […]

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Empathy VR Telepresence Rig Uses Oculus Rift to Connect Distant Friends

Empathy VR Telepresence Rig Uses Oculus Rift to Connect Distant Friends

Tatsuki Adaniya started his Virtual Reality (VR) project as a way to keep in touch with his long distance girlfriend. He wanted something more personal than texting or even Skype. He wanted something that would let him feel like he was in the same room, sharing the same view as […]

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10 Places To Get Your Fashion Fix At Maker Faire

10 Places To Get Your Fashion Fix At Maker Faire

Designers are always pushing the boundaries with fashion and the place to see this happening is Maker Faire Bay Area. Every year there is always something interesting to see. People are continuously experimenting with new ways to upcycle old clothing and incorporate technology into designs that stretch the imagination. Last […]

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